More Lebanon Articles

  • Islamic State claims Lebanon suicide bombing

    BEIRUT (AP) — The al-Qaida-inspired Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant claimed responsibility Friday for this week's Beirut hotel suicide bombing, warning that dozens of more men plan to carry out similar attacks. The claim, in an online statement, was the first by the group for a suicide...

  • Beirut electrician keeps camp dwellers on the grid

    BEIRUT (AP) — By his own account, Abu Wadiyeh is a man very much in demand. One look at the jumbled mass of sinewy electricity cables, TV and Internet lines that droop over the damp, narrow alleyways of the Palestinian refugee camp of Shatila, and it's easy to see why. Abu Wadiyeh, as the...

  • Lebanon: Beirut hotel bomber is Saudi citizen

    BEIRUT (AP) — A suicide bomber who blew himself up at a Beirut hotel and his accomplice, who survived the blast, are citizens of Saudi Arabia, Lebanese officials said Thursday. The bomber detonated his explosives at Beirut's Duroy Hotel during a security raid on Wednesday evening, and died in...

  • Explosion rocks Beirut hotel during security raid

    BEIRUT (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up in his room at a Beirut hotel Wednesday as Lebanese security forces raided the premises, causing an explosion that sent flames and a dark cloud of black smoke billowing out of the third-floor windows, security officials said. The blast toward the...

  • 1 killed, 20 hurt in overnight bombing in Lebanon

    BEIRUT (AP) — A suicide bombing in a southern Beirut neighborhood killed a security officer and wounded 20 people, officials said Tuesday, as an al-Qaida-linked group warned that such attacks will continue as long as the militant Hezbollah group is taking part in Syria's civil war. The...



From the Weekly Standard

  • David Perdue Wins GOP Senate Nom in Georgia

    Businessman and first-time candidate David Perdue pulled off what the Atlanta Journal-Constitution  calls a "political shocker" by winning the Republican primary runoff for the U.S. Senate in...

    Read More...
  • Kingdom Come

    There are no copyrights on book titles. F. H. Buckley nevertheless shows remarkable audacity in borrowing The Once and Future King from T. H. White’s children’s classic, published in...

    Read More...
  • A Glimpse of Our Health Care Future

    To what will Obamacare lead? If the administration’s health policies continue on their present trajectory, Obamacare will lead to some form of European-style single-payer national health system.

    Read More...